3rd Degree Screening became a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) on July 31, 2013. WBENC is the nation’s leading advocate of women-owned businesses as suppliers to corporation in the United States.
The intense certification process includes completion of an application, presentation of business documents, and a site visit interview. To be granted this certification, the business must be 51% owned, controlled, operated, and managed by a woman or women, which 3rd Degree Screening is. This certification gives women owned businesses the chance to compete for opportunities from the WBENC Corporate Members and various government agencies.
“This is something that sets us apart from other businesses in our industry and opens the door for us to grow even more,” said Jeanie Waters, President of 3rd Degree Screening.
About 3rd Degree Screening
3rd Degree Screening, Inc., is a full service, pre-employment screening firm located in Council Bluffs, IA. We are a proven leader in the industry with over 18 years experience working with nonprofits, government agencies, and businesses of all sizes. 3rd Degree Screening helps clients protect their businesses as well as their employees. We offer a centralized resource to companies who utilize applicant tracking systems, background check , and drug test their applicants. 3rd Degree Screening, Inc. is certified as a women’s business enterprise through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the US.